This is an updated course from Debra Betts replacing her older course on Pro D Seminars called the Complete Pregnancy course by Debra Betts. It has all of the information from her previous course plus loads of updated and new information.
A timeline for planning Acupuncture treatments in Pregnancy: This online course will present a comprehensive and detailed approach to the treatment of women during pregnancy using a week by week guide to treating the pregnant body. This offers information to assist acupuncturists to move away from point prescriptions to individualized treatment: encouraging optimal health during pregnancy and preparation for an efficient labour and postpartum recovery, including:
- Historical TCM concepts – what remains relevant to today’s practice?
- Western medical research- understanding the latest research about implantation, pregnancy and labor in order to adapt the most relevant TCM treatment for the different stages of pregnancy.
- Western medical information about the hormonal and immune changes required for a healthy pregnancy and an efficient labour – their relevance to acupuncture practice.
- Post-partum recovery – exploring acupuncture's potential from a physiological perspective.